Vivian “Rootz” Pitawanakwat – Dumont began her spirit journey on Thursday, December 19, 2013 at the age of 57. Dear daughter of Mary Grace Trudeau and Eli Pitawanakwat (both predeceased). Beloved mother of Mary Fisher and Crystalee Pitawanakwat. Loving grandmother of Braiden Fisher, Patrina and Aldin Pitawanakwat. Greatly missed by sisters and brothers; Archie (predeceased) (Joan Peters), Carol (Steven), Henry Jacob (Somporn), Timothy, Arlene, Linda, Wayne (Zeemo), Alvin (predeceased), Debbie (Richard), James “O.J.” (Christina), and Melissa Manitowabi (Edward). She will be greatly missed by her many cousins, 20 nieces and nine nephews. The strongest woman that walked this earth. Never to show her pain, she showed us that being strong comes from the heart. She chose a humble path and a positive outlook on life and will be forever remembered embedded in our hearts. Her soft gentle voice will guide us and remind us that she is truly our guardian angel. Family and friends gathered on Monday evening, December 23, 2013 at St. Ignatius Church. Funeral Service was at 2 pm Tuesday, December 24, 2013 at St. Ignatius Church, Buzwah. Cremation. Share a thought or memory at www.islandfuneralhome.ca. Arrangements entrusted to Island Funeral Home, Little Current.